Enjoy Easy Access to Mountains and Metro Atlanta
As part of the Atlanta metropolitan area, situated just one hour from the Blue Ridge Mountains, Canton sits in Cherokee County, the place “Where Metro Meets the Mountains.” Our hotel is conveniently located off Riverstone Parkway and I-575 so you can easily access outdoor attractions in North Georgia as well as the museums and cultural milieu of downtown Atlanta. Nearby recreation options include Etowah River Park and Cherokee County Aquatic Center. Six Flags Over Georgia and Amicalola Falls are less than an hour from the hotel, making each an ideal day trip destination.
- Amicalola Falls (38 miles)
You can hike more than 12 miles of challenging trails, take a picnic or go trout fishing when you visit this state park. Be sure to see the tallest cascading waterfall in the Southeast, named for the Cherokee word meaning "Tumbling Waters."
Phone: +1 (800) 573-9656
- Gibbs Gardens (14 miles)
Visit and explore more than 200 acres of estate gardens including 24 ponds, 32 bridge crossings and 19 waterfalls.
Phone: +1 (770) 893-1881
- Heritage Park (2 miles)
Pack up the kids, Frisbees, balls, skates and bikes for the two-mile trip to Heritage Park. Wide-open, grassy spaces and a track offer activities the whole family will enjoy.
Phone: +1 (770) 528-8810
- Lake Allatoona (15 miles)
Are you a fan of water sports like fishing, boating and Jet Skiing? Prefer hiking trails where you can glimpse coyotes and deer? Lake Allatoona is the place for you.
- Lake Arrowhead (15 miles)
Come out and play on 540 acres of pristine lake water. Surrounded by golf courses and lovely residences, Lake Arrowhead is a scenic spot for a family outing.
- Antique Village Mall (4 miles)
Sort through the treasures of days gone by in more than 7,000 square feet of space. Depression glass, antique tools, estate jewelry and more are waiting for you.
Phone: +1 (678) 493-0847
- The Outlet Shoppes at Atlanta (11 miles)
Shop and save at stores like Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th, Nine West and Gap. Don’t miss your chance to get a treat at Ghirardelli Chocolate and Ice Cream Shop before you leave.
Phone: +1 (678) 540-7040
- Riverstone Plaza (1 mile)
Conveniently accessible from I-575 and Riverstone Parkway, this retail center includes popular stores like Ross and Michael’s.
- Canton Historic Downtown (2 miles)
Browse for curios, explore a museum, or enjoy dinner and a show at this eclectic assembly of local eateries and intriguing shops just two miles from our hotel.
Phone: +1 (770) 704-1500
- Funk Heritage Center (9 miles)
You won’t want to miss this premier Indian interpretive site. Explore artifacts, presentations and film that tell the history of Indians and early settlers in the Southeast.
Phone: +1 (770) 720-5970
- Rock Barn (2 miles)
A unique expression of Georgia history, this exhibition and event center was built in 1906 and is believed to be the only existing rock barn in the state.
Phone: +1 (770) 345-3288
- Six Flags Over Georgia (40 miles)
Drop 200 feet on Acrophobia, fly through the streets of GOTHAM on Batman: The Ride or take in a show and a meal. With an expansive selection of rides and attractions, Six Flags offers fun for the whole family.
Phone: +1 (770) 739-3400
- Six Flags White Water (26 miles)
Plunge 10 stories down the Dive Bomber, the park's tallest water slide, or twist through total darkness in Black River Falls. Prefer a slower paced ride? Kick back and relax in Little Hooch River.
Phone: +1 (770) 948-9290
Downtown Atlanta Attractions